Dangerous Driving

These dangerous driving questions and answers will help you to defend your own dangerous driving offence allegations

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Dangerous Driving / Dangerous Condition

Question: I was driving a van with no mot to get to work. I was charged with dangerous driving as the vehicle was deemed to be in a dangerous condition. Due to my personal circumstances the case went to crown …

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Mechanical Defect

Question: Basically, I had an RTA in-which I hit another car in the rear after my brakes failed on a dual carriageway. I had no time/ability to slow down before the roundabout, ploughed across it and into the rear of …

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Help Please

Question: Hi I had a accident on x, I have been passed 1 year 6 months. Police took an interview of me as they assumed I was racing, as the car flipped twice an set on fire. If police were …

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Not Illegal Tyre – Looked At in The Dark

Question: My son was stopped by the police and given a FPN for what they said was a tyre with insufficient tread…This was purely by looking at the tyre in the dark with a torch,the tyre is I except borderline …

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Tyres Sticking Out Beyond Wheel Arches

Question: Can you tell me what the law says regarding tyres sticking out past the arches on all 4 wheels? Cheers Emma Says: You may get charged with an offence of driving a vehicle in a dangerous condition. The wheel …

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Dangerous Conditions And Use Regulations – Tinted Windows

Question: Hi there, is there any way (with a good chance of success)in which I can appeal against a charge of having tinted front passenger windows on my car, I was pulled over at around 9 a.m. on x by …

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30 Foot Ladder – Insecure Load

Question: Unsecured load and no clear view I was stopped because officer said I had no clear view. He stated in his witness statement that my screen was misted and completely obscured apart from 20 inches directly ahead. I was …

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Causing Death By Dangerous Driving – Reducing Driving Ban

Question: Can I apply for my driving ban (for death by dangerous driving) of 3 years to be reduced after 2 years, even if an extended retest was imposed? I have read conflicting information on the web and was hoping …

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Lifting The Driving Ban Early

Question: I am a van driver. I got 3 year driving ban I have also been told. After I serve 2 year ban I could claim 1 year back. I have done 10 months and I want it back because …

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Can I Appeal After 9 Months?

Question: 9 months ago my son (AGED 17 at the time) was convicted of dangerous driving. However it was stated that he was not driving dangerously but the scooter was in a dangerous condition. Since the offence took place and …

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